Water Resource Protection

Local, state and federal permits may be required for work in and around streams and wetlands. Chapter 18.63 Water Resources Protection Zones of the Ashland Municipal Code (AMC) regulates activities such as vegetation removal, riparian area and wetland restoration, earth-moving activities, and construction in stream and wetland protection zones. Additionally, earth-moving activities and construction in floodplain lands is regulated by Chapter 18.62 Physical and Environmental Constraints of the AMC. For more information about local regulations pertaining to the alteration of areas in and around stream and wetlands, contact the City of Ashland at (541) 488-5305 or email planning@ashland.or.us.


  AMC 18.63 - Water Resource Protection Zones 
  Water Resources Map 
  Approved Local Wetland Inventory & Report
  Local Native Plant List 
  Prohibited Plant List (Noxious & Invasive Plants)
  Stream & Wetland Enhancement Guide

For state premit requirements, see Oregon Division of State Lands Information: http://www.oregon.gov/DSL/PERMITS/index.shtml

  For federal permit requirements, see U.S. Army Corps or Engineers information: http://www.nwp.usace.army.mil/regulatory/




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